22 days in Aviles, Gijon & Oviedo Itinerary

22 days in Aviles, Gijon & Oviedo Itinerary

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22 days in Aviles, Gijon & Oviedo Itinerary

Start: Barcelona
Fly:  3 h 15 min
1
Aviles
— 4 nights
Bus:  30 min
2
Gijon
— 8 nights
Bus:  30 min
3
Oviedo
— 9 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Barcelona

4
nights
Aviles

Aviles ©
Avilés is a city in Asturias, Spain. Get in touch with nature at Playa del Silencio and Playa de San Pedro. Museo de la Mina de Arnao and Iglesia de Santa Maria de Luanco are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Aviles' surroundings by going to Mar de Sensaciones (in Barreiros), Ermita de la Regalina (in Cadavedo) and Illa Pancha (in Ribadeo). There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Conjunto Etnografico de Teixois, kick back and relax at Aguilar Beach, make a trip to Cabo Busto, and learn about all things military at Museo Maritimo de Asturias.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Aviles online trip itinerary planner .

Barcelona to Aviles is an approximately 3.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Aviles can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Gijon.

Things to do in Aviles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Cudillero, Luanco, Muros del Nalon, Playon de Bayas, Mar de Sensaciones
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Playon de Bayas ©
Playon de Bayas
Aguilar Beach ©
Aguilar Beach
Museo de la Mina de Arnao ©
Museo de la Mina de Arnao

8
nights
Gijon

Gijon ©
Gijón, or '' is the largest city and municipality in the autonomous community of Asturias in Spain. Let the collections at Casa de las Donas and Ferreria de Cades capture your imagination. Head to Ferreteria Garcia Rivero and Cornion Libreria - Galeriafor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Gijon: Faro de Cabo Penas (in Ferrero), Playa de San Martin (in Celorio) and Playa de Torimbia (in Nueva de Llanes). Spend the 21st (Mon) exploring nature at Parque Nacional de Los Picos de Europa. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Area Recreativa La Pesanca, kick back and relax at Playa de Cubijeru, trek along Senda el Rinconin-La Nora, and explore the stunning scenery at Desfiladero de Los Beyos.

Make your Gijon itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Gijon is very close to Aviles. In January, daytime highs in Gijon are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Oviedo.

Things to do in Gijon

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Llanes, Cangas de Onis, Casa de las Donas, Area Recreativa La Pesanca, Tazones
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Playa de San Martin ©
Playa de San Martin
Playa de Cubijeru ©
Playa de Cubijeru
Parque Nacional de Los Picos de Europa ©

9
nights
Oviedo

Oviedo ©
Oviedo is the capital city of the Principality of Asturias in northern Spain and the administrative and commercial centre of the region. Step out of the city life by going to Ruta de La Cascada Seimeira and Parque Natural de Redes. For shopping fun, head to El Escribano Arte Medieval or Argan Benthami. Venture out of the city with trips to Monasterio de Santa Maria de Villanueva de Oscos (in Villanueva de Oscos), Leon (Antiguo Convento de San Marcos, Museo Gaudi Casa Botines, & more) and Museo Etnografico de Grandas de Salime (in Grandas de Salime Municipality). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Castrillo de los Polvazares, get a taste of the local shopping with Palacio de Gaudi, explore the striking landscape at Desfiladero Les Xanes, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Astorga Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Oviedo day trip site .

Oviedo is very close to Gijon. In January in Oviedo, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Oviedo

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Leon, Astorga, Campo de Caso, Museo Etnografico de Grandas de Salime, Desfiladero Les Xanes
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Ruta de La Cascada Seimeira ©
Ruta de La Cascada Seimeira
Museo Etnografico de Grandas de Salime ©
Museum of Mining and Industry ©
Museum of Mining and Industry

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